Outdoor Activities

Outdoor Activities

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:30pm

Spring brings stunning displays of wildflowers and a new generation of elk calves to the wilderness landscape of the Tomales Point Tule Elk Preserve. We’ll spend a day hiking along granite mesas, with spectacular views of Pacific Ocean cliffs on one side and scenic...

Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 3:00pm

Tomales Bay is one of the most productive and dynamic estuaries on the California coast.  This two day weekend class will be a unique opportunity to explore the bay and the watershed from its headwaters to the terminus at tidal water.  The first of four walks we'll...

Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 6:30am to 3:00pm

Explore the beauty and science of some of the Seashore’s most scenic yet least visited places. We’ll take advantage of a rare late-afternoon negative low tide to access sea caves and beaches normally blocked by breaking waves. Hiking beneath towering cliffs and...

Friday, July 17, 2015 - 8:30am to Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 2:00pm

Join David Wimpfheimer to explore one of the most dynamic ecosystems on the planet. We’ll start this weekend adventure by kayaking Mono Lake’s southern shore, gliding by oddly wonderful tufa towers, and hopefully encounter thousands of phalaropes whose fate is tied to...

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

Learning how to use poles enables you to engage your whole body while hiking and significantly improves performance and confidence on varied terrain. Uphill pole techniques enable you to feel more power and endurance; downhill techniques help save your knees!

Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Point Reyes National Seashore has one of the most dramatic and varied coastlines in the western hemisphere. Don’t miss this rare all day excursion, with naturalist extraordinaire Michael Ellis, to lead a group of adventurers through rarely traveled, but spectacular...